Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 484740
prelink cron.daily script fails, log directory not created (F11/Alpha)
Last modified: 2010-06-28 07:13:50 EDT
Created attachment 331346 [details]
create log directory if it doesn't exist, can be set in sysconfig/prelink as well
the F11 cron script does not check to see if it's log directory, /var/log/prelink, exists before writing to it, causing errors to be generated (as well as a lack of a log for the prelink session).
The attached patch checks for a directory and creates it if it doesn't exist. As a side affect, the log directory can now be set in /etc/sysconfig/prelink, although I didn't document it there.
patched script tested in F11/alpha using prelink-0.4.0-3.i386.
for safety sake, might want to quote the path and use -p with mkdir:
[ ! -d "$logdir" ] && mkdir -p "$logdir"
+ echo /usr/sbin/prelink -uav > "$logdir"/prelink.log
This bug appears to have been reported against 'rawhide' during the Fedora 11 development cycle.
Changing version to '11'.
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